Tag Archives: Emergency Care

The difference between a cold, flu and a sinus infection on WSRQ’s Health Check with Heidi Godman

Congestion that comes with a cold can sometimes lead to a sinus infection. Is it a viral or bacterial infection? How you can tell the difference and how you can help.

Summer time mishaps and where you should go on WSRQ’s Health Check with Heidi Godman

Summer is almost here, and when something happens – heat stroke, sprain or sever sun burn – you can visit one of SMH’s Urgent Care Centers. If you are showing signs of a stroke or heart attack or other serious medical event, one of the two emergency rooms is where you should go.

Part 2 of Tips for a Safe and Happy Halloween on Health Check with Heidi Godman on WSRQ

From carving a pumpkin to the big event, kids (and adults) need to be aware of some the most common injuries that can happen. Listen in for tips to have a safe and happy Halloween.

Part 1 of Tips for a Safe and Happy Halloween on Health Check with Heidi Godman on WSRQ

From carving a pumpkin to the big event, kids (and adults) need to be aware of some the most common injuries that can happen. Listen in for tips to have a safe and happy Halloween.

Calling for the community’s input on Health Check with Heidi Godman on WSRQ

When the new Institute for Cancer Care is being designed, industrial planners, staff & physician teams will all have input on it’s schematic. But SMH can’t build a patient-centered facility without their input as well.

Outpatient centers powered by the quality of SMH on WSRQ’s Health Check with Heidi Godman

Sarasota Memorial Hospital and all it’s outpatient centers are  dual accredited – ensuring a high level of quality care. The staff at each of the outpatient centers have access to the patient’s Electronic Medical Records (EMR).

Urgent Care versus the ER on WSRQ’s Health Check with Heidi Godman

When it comes to determining if you need to go to the Emergency Department or an Urgent Care, knowing a few basic differences will help. Listen to Sarasota Memorial’s Dr. Ruben Holland, Emergency physician and find out how to tell.

Outpatient Centers Across Sarasota County on WSRQ’s Health Check with Heidi Godman

Along with the 6 Urgent Care Locations that  90,000 patients last year. Convenient locations for each of the Urgent Cares, along with other outpatients facilities allow the community to access healthcare close to home.

St. Armands Urgent Care Center on WSRQ’s Health Check with Heidi Godman

Apart from the treatment of urgent, non-life threatening medical issues, the St. Armands Urgent Care Center also offers other services like an Anticoagulation Clinic and X-Rays.

Family Practice & PCMH; meeting the needs of families: On WSRQ’s Health Check with Heidi Godman

In North Port, Florida, the Health Care Center and Emergency Room at North Port not only offers an Internal Medicine/Pediatrics physician, there is also a Family Practice physician. The center focuses on the community’s needs; a primary reason to be part of the Patient Centered Medical Home program.